The Skool Days Of Nigel Molesworth

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01Hail St Custards20141222

Molesworth gives a guided tour of the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 1: Hail St Custards

Nigel Molesworth gives a guided tour of the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards, the finest educational establishment this side of Dotheboys Hall.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

02A Tour Of The Cages20141223

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 2: A Tour of the Cages

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters and how best to deal with them.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

03Lessens And How To Avoyd Them20141224

Molesworth's efforts to explain the best way to bunk off class are thwarted.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 3: Lessens and How to Avoyd Them

Molesworth's efforts to explain the best way to bunk off class are thwarted by the fact all the masters seem to have disappeared. Can he and Peason find the missing teachers in time to avoyd their lessens?

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

04Wizz For Atomms20141225

The headmaster bans everyone from visiting the infirmary and the new under-matron.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 4: Wizz for Atomms

Tired of masters skipping lessens to visit the new under-matron, Prudence, the Headmaster has banned everyone in school from visiting the infirmary. But Grabber, the skool bully, has fallen for her and orders Molesworth to help him out.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.

05 LASTFun With Scrumms20141226

As the term comes to an end, Molesworth must survive the perils of the playing field.

Imelda Staunton stars as Nigel Molesworth, the Curse of St Custards, in this brand new adaptation of the notorious Goriller of 3B's guide to skool life for tiny pupils and their parents.

Aided by best friend Peason and thwarted by everyone from Grabber the skool bully to Wandsworth the skool dog, Nigel Molesworth teaches us the ins and outs of skool life - including how to avoid lessens and how to build your own H-bomb.

Episode 5: Fun with Scrumms

As the school term comes to an end, Molesworth must find a way to survive the perils of the playing field and the wrath of skool bully Grabber if he is to have any hope of tucking into some Christmas turkey.

Adapted by Patrick Barlow and George Poles from the books by Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle, with additional material by Abigail Wilson.

Directed by Patrick Barlow

Produced by Liz Anstee

A CPL production for BBC Radio 4.